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Booth 7 Calspan will be exhibiting at the 2018 SAE Government/Industry Meeting which will be held in Washington D.C. at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, January 24-26, 2018. This annual technical conference brings together government policy and regulatory makers, auto industry experts, and . . .
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Booth 315 Calspan is thrilled to be exhibiting at the AIAA SciTech Forum. AAIAA SciTech Forum has been delivering aerospace research and technology findings that have driving innovative developments for more than 50 years. This conference provides scientists, engineers, and technologists the opportunity to . . .
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Calspan has been awarded the NHTSA contract for FMVSS 214 Testing Buffalo, New York – December 14, 2017. Calspan is pleased to announce it has been awarded the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) contract for executing automotive crash tests to verify that vehicles . . .
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Calspan’s flight testing and flight training capabilities are both preparing to receive a substantial boost. With the acquisition of a new Learjet 31A and the airworthiness certification of our second Gulfstream G-III jet, Calspan is increasing the availability and reach of its flight services. . . .
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In a continued effort to meet the expectations of customers from around the world, Calspan is investing in a new steering infrastructure for its flat-track tire testing machine. Calspan’s tire testing machine is already the world’s most capable, with higher load capacity, higher possible . . .
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UAV operations within the United States are growing at a rate fairly accurately forecasted by the FAA. Seven million UAVs are expected to be in circulation by 2020, according to estimates by the FAA. In 2016 alone over 110,000 UAVs were sold for commercial . . .
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Adding another aircraft to an ever-growing fleet allows Calspan to better address the needs of an evolving customer base. Multi-point data collection creates incredible detail Buffalo, New York – October 31, 2017 – Calspan is pleased to announce the acquisition, modification, and certification of . . .
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The needs of aircraft designers and aerodynamicists have begun to grow at a pace that requires changes in equipment and techniques used by those that produce aerodynamic data for the design of aircraft. New techniques of flow visualization have been developed, and as technology . . .
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Calspan is thrilled to be presenting at Automotive Testing Expo North America 2017. Automotive Testing Expo brings together automotive testing professionals, suppliers, and engineers from around the world who are experts in the automotive testing industry. For three days, Calspan will join over 60 . . .
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Exciting things are happening at Calspan in Buffalo, NY. A brand new, totally enclosed Crash Lab is entering the final phases of construction. November 2016 marked the start of construction on the 58,000 sq-ft building. Since then, the completely steel frame exterior, interior drywall, . . .